Midwife - Band 6

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Midwife

Directorate: Planned Care

Band: 6

Salary: £28,050 - £36,644 per annum/pro rata

Interview date: Thursday 28th February 2019

Here at Medway, we pride ourselves on working together as one to ensure that our shared vision of Better, Best, Brilliant is achieved.

With strong leadership the day to day experience for our teams is a great one, staff are valued, excellent quality care is provided and the passion for continuous improvement is high.

Our Trust is a great choice for people who want to develop their career in an ambitious and dynamic environment; we also offer an excellent benefits package which includes onsite childcare facilities, various salary sacrifice schemes and a generous annual leave entitlement.

We are recruiting for a Midwife who shares our ambition and vision to deliver the Best of Care by the Best People and has the drive to take us forward, by ensuring that the Trust continues to be the first choice for patients and our staff.

Medway Maternity Services support approximately 5,000 women and babies per annum. We are forward thinking with motivated staff who strive to improve the quality of the service that we offer to our women, their babies and their families. We have achieved and sustained Baby Friendly Initiative Stage 2 and are now working to achieve level three, and provide professional development opportunities for all levels of staff.

The successful post holder will be expected to work shifts (including night duty and on calls) and rotate across all areas. The successful applicants will receive a comprehensive orientation programme and are assured that they will receive appropriate support.

As a Midwife you will ensure that you are accountable for the overall provision of excellent care and provide evidenced based woman centred midwifery care which can be delivered in a variety of models.

The Midwife will work in partnership with the multidisciplinary team including obstetric and medical teams, social services and allied health professionals.

The role will offer you the opportunity to work in all areas of the maternity services, including Community, the Maternity Led-Unit, Delivery Suite, Fetal Medicine and Post/Antenatal Wards.

In additional, for newly qualified Midwives we offer an exciting preceptorship package from our dedicated learning development team. After completion of preceptorship or as a Band 6 orientation programme you may have the opportunity to join one of our exciting specialist teams.

Our culture and values are what drives Medway NHS Foundation Trust and is the heartbeat of who we are as an organisation. It is important that you understand and to refer to our values when you are completing your application and always reflect our values throughout your employment with the Trust.

Our values are Bold, Every Person Counts, Sharing and Open and Together. We are inspiring and ambitious, respectful and supportive, open and we speak up, we are inclusive and responsible.

To contribute to our exciting future and become part of our team, apply today.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Alison Clark - Delivery Suite Clinical Skills Facilitator

alison.clark9@nhs.net / 01634 830000 ext 6012




This post will close before the intended closing date should sufficient number of suitable applications be received. Therefore, if you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest that you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment.

If you have not heard from us within 21 days of the closing date, please assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion. We wish to stress that no discourtesy is intended in following such a procedure, and you should not let this deter you from future applications.

Please note any correspondence following the application will be sent via trac.jobs and/or the Trust's Resourcing Team.

We are committed to Equality of Opportunity for everyone and will guarantee an interview to any disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria.

Medway NHS Foundation Trust is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of vulnerable adults and children.

Medway Maritime Hospital is a smoke free site. Smoking is completely prohibited in all Trust buildings, grounds and car parks for patients, visitors, staff and contractors. This will ensure that the hospital is a better place to work and a better place for our patients to be treated

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

 

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

 

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement.

Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks For Overseas Applicants

UK Registration

 

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



Medway NHS Foundation Trust


Gillingham, Kent (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 1634 830000
Web: http://www.medway.nhs.uk/work-for-us/

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Company Profile

17 February 2019
Location: United Kingdom Kent Gillingham
Salary: £28,050 - £36,644 per annum/pro rata GBP per year
Work type:
Full time
Sector:
Healthcare and Medical
Profession:
Nursing
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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